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HELP! HELP! Am I being disrespectful to my mom?
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Daniele88 posted:
Hi everyone. I am 22 years old and I have a long distant boyfriend who comes to visit me every few months. My mom said I was being disrespectful and being immature by closing the door and sleeping with him in my room. She said I was making everyone uncomfortable. She said I wasn't acting twenty two and I was being inconsiderate.

A lot of people have told me that is bad parenting. I just want to make sure if it was because I have been getting in fights with her for months. It's not really bad parenting because she's not really in charge of me anymore, but I just think that her saying I am a "bad immature twenty wo year old," is BS, not bad parenting. But I just want an opinion or some.
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monkeybee responded:
Hi Daniele88 and welcome to the board. You have posted this topic on the Bipolar Disorder board which is the wrong place. But, to answer your question, I would say, in my opinion, yes that is disrespectful. It would have never been allowed in my mom and dad's home even when I was 22. The saying was always "my house, my rules, if you don't like it, find somewhere else to live." Even if it had been allowed, I would have never done it out of respect for my parents. I can tell you that I will expect the same from my own children when they are grown. That is just my input.

Thanks,
Monkeybee


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